Russell Buckley - UK Trade & Investment (UKTI), UK

Russell Buckley is a leading practitioner, speaker and thinker about mobile and mobile marketing. He is also a previous Global Chairman of the Mobile Marketing Association, a founder of Mobile Monday in Germany, an Angel Investor and holds numerous non-executive positions in mobile technology companies.

Russell is currently an advisor (previously Chief Marketing Officer) for the leading pioneering mobile couponing and vouchering company, Eagle Eye Solutions, that powers digital redemption of coupons. Previously, Russell was with mobile advertising startup, AdMob, as its first employee. (Four years later, AdMob was sold to Google for $750m.)

Before specializing in mobile, he spent over 15 years working in marketing, including advising leading brands. Russell is also fascinated by the socio-political implications of technology and recently graduated from the Executive Program at the Singularity University that was founded by RayKurtzweil and Peter Diamandis.